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Medical
Housing/Shelter
Affordable Childcare
State Programs
Crisis Centers/Baby Items
Child Support
Essentials  (food pantries, financial assistance, household wares, vouchers, etc)
Support Groups
I don’t see my city?
Putative Father Registry
Adoption Law/Revocation
End An Adoption Plan
Pay It Forward
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Medical

Medical Info

National

Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- vision care- One Sight

Statewide

Statewide- free clinics- Directory

County/City

Atlanta- medical care- Atlanta Day Shelter

Atlanta (age limit)- limited medical & mental health- Covenant House

Atlanta- medical, pediatric, dental, etc.- Mercy Care

Atlanta- basic medical care- Safehouse Outreach

Buford- prescription assistance- North Gwinnett Co-Op

Chamblee- medical, pediatric, dental, etc.- Mercy Care

Dacula- prescription assistance- Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry

Doraville- prenatal, family planning- CIMA

Grayson- prescription assistance- Southeast Gwinnett Cooperative Ministry

Gwinnett County- health services- Gwinnett Health and Welfare Services

Indian Trail- prenatal, family planning- CIMA

Lawrenceville- prescription assistance- Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry

Macon- prescription assistance- Loaves and Fishes Ministry

Newnan- medication assistance- One Roof

Newton County- medical, dental, family planning, etc.- Newton County Health Department

Norcross- center with wide array of programs and services- OneStop Norcross

Rockdale County- medical, dental, family planning, etc.- Rockdale County Health Department

Sandy Springs- prenatal, family planning- CIMA

Smyrna- medical, pediatric, dental, etc.- Mercy Care

Warner Robins- prescription assistance- MGCAA

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Housing/Shelter

Housing info

National

National- Affordable Housing

National- CoAbode

National- Family Promise

National- For Rent By Owner

National- Low Income Apartments

National- housing authority directory- Public Housing

National- room to rent- Spare Room

Statewide

Statewide- The Salvation Army

Regional

North Georgia- Action Ministries

Northeast Georgia- Ninth District Opportunity

County/City

Albany- Albany Rescue Mission

Albany- Liberty House

Athens- Athens Area Homeless Shelter

Athens (seasonal shelter)- Bigger Vision of Athens

Athens- Interfaith Hospitality Network

Atlanta- Action Ministries

Atlanta (families eligible)- Atlanta Children’s Shelter

Atlanta- Buckhead Christian Ministry

Atlanta (age limit)- Covenant House

Atlanta- Eden Village

Atlanta- ICNA Relief

Atlanta- Jars of Clay Outreach

Atlanta- My Sister’s House

Atlanta- Nicholas House

Atlanta- Our House

Atlanta- Rebecca’s Tent

Atlanta- Safehouse Outreach

Atlanta- Trinity Assessment Center

Augusta- Family Promise

Augusta- Garden City Rescue Mission

Bainbridge- GIBB Bainbridge Village

Blue Ridge- NGMCN

Brunswick- Amity House

Buford- Housing Authority

Cairo- GIBB Cairo Village

College Park- Tapestry Youth Ministries

Cornelia- Circle of Hope

Columbus- House of Mercy

Columbus- Open Door Community House

Conyers- Phoenix Pass

Dalton- Providence Ministries Inc.

Decatur County (domestic violence)- Halcyon Home

DeKalb County- Nicholas House

Douglasville- SHARE House

Dublin- WINGS

Duluth- Rainbow Village

Dunwoody- Family Promise

Effingham County- Family Promise

Fairburn- Tapestry Youth Ministries

Fayetteville- Promise Place

Forest Park- Calvary Refuge Center

Grady County (domestic violence)- Halcyon Home

Griffin- A Higher Calling Inc.

Gwinnett County- Family Promise

Gwinnett County (chronically homeless)- Judy House Ministry

Gwinnett County- Quinn House

Hall County- Family Promise

Jonesboro- Hope Shelter Inc.

Jonesboro- House of Dawn

Lawrenceville- Family Promise

Lawrenceville- Housing Authority

Lawrenceville- Nspire Outreach

Macon- Safe House

Marietta- Must Ministries

Marietta- Sheltering Grace

Mitchell County (domestic violence)- Halcyon Home

Newnan (domestic violence)- Community Welcome House

Newnan- One Roof

Perry- Grace Village

Rome- Hospitality House

Rome- William S. Davies Shelter

Roswell- Home Stretch

Roswell- The Drake House

Savannah- Housing Authority of Savannah

Savannah- Inner City Night Shelter

Savannah- Interfaith Hospitality Network

Savannah- Old Savannah City Mission

Savannah- The Living Vine

Savannah- Union Mission

Seminole County (domestic violence)- Halcyon Home

Sunny Side- Christian Women’s Center

Thomas County (domestic violence)- Halcyon Home

Thomasville- GIBB Thomasville Village

Thomasville- The Salvation Army

Valdosta- LAMP

Valdosta- The Haven

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Affordable Childcare

National

National- extended hours- Care.com

National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

National- Mom Trusted

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections

Statewide

Statewide- Georgia Head Start Association

Statewide- Georgia Pre-K Program

Statewide- Boost Initiative Scholarships- Quality Care for Children

County/City

Atlanta- Atlanta Day Shelter

Atlanta- Feed My Lambs

Atlanta- Our House

Austell- Feed My Lambs

Canton- Feed My Lambs

Decatur- Our House

Duluth- Rainbow Village ECDC

Lawrenceville (24 hour)- A Mother’s Love

Lawrenceville (24 hour)- Chestnut Treehouse

Marietta- Feed My Lambs

Sandy Springs (24 hour)- Kids Christian Academy

Snellville (24 hour)- A Mother’s Love

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State Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

Child Care Assistance

CHIP

Energy Assistance LIHEAP

HomeSafe (mortgage assistance)

HUD

Job Corps

Lifeline Program

Medicaid

National School Lunch Program

Section 8 Housing

SNAP

TANF

TEFAP

Unemployment Insurance

WIC

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Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Crisis Info

National

National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- diapers- Cloth for All

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- free samples- Everyday Family

National- National Diaper Bank Network

National- one time free formula samples- Nature’s One

National- trade baby items/clothes- Rehash

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

National- crib alternative- The Baby Box

Statewide

Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle

County/City

Columbus- food, diapers, formula- Open Door Community House

Lawrenceville- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption material)- maternity clothes, baby clothes, diapers, formula, baby food, etc.- Obria

Macon- children’s clothing- Loaves and Fishes Ministry

Villa Rica- diaper ministry- Fullerville Mission

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Child Support

Contact Here

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Essentials

Essentials info

National

National- babysitting, errands, carpooling, meal swaps, etc.- Babysitter Exchange

National- feminine hygiene- Cloth for All

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- car donation program- Free Charity Cars

National- trade clothes- Rehash

National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance

National- job search for moms- The Mom Project

National- various assistance- The Salvation Army

National- rideshare- Zimride

Statewide

Statewide- food assistance, utility assistance, financial assistance, etc.- The Salvation Army

Regional

North Georgia- food assistance and various services- Action Ministries

North Georgia- emergency services- North Georgia Community Action Inc.

Northeast Georgia- rent & utility assistance, food assistance, transportation assistance, etc.- Ninth District Opportunity

South Georgia- food pantry directory- Second Harvest of South Georgia

County/City

Appling County- daily meals for kids, summer program meals for kids- The Kids Cafe

Atlanta- daily meals- 180 Kitchen

Atlanta- emergency assistance- ACSS

Atlanta- laundry, showers, meals, medical care, MARTA pass- Atlanta Day Shelter

Atlanta- rent & utility assistance, food pantry, clothing, etc.- Buckhead Christian Ministry

Atlanta (age limit)- daily meals, laundry, showers, etc.- Covenant House

Atlanta- showers, hygiene, clothing, laundry, etc.- Gateway Center

Atlanta- food pantry- Jars of Clay Outreach

Atlanta- clothes, medical care, PO Box, daily meals- Safehouse Outreach

Atlanta- weekly meals, clothing, blankets, hygiene kits, etc.- Trinity United Methodist Church

Bleckley County- transportation- MGCAA

Brunswick- mobile food pantry- America’s Second Harvest

Buford- food assistance, clothing vouchers, financial assistance, holiday programs, etc.- North Gwinnett Co-Op

Bulloch County- daily meals for kids, summer program meals for kids- The Kids Cafe

Butts County- food pantry- Hope House

Canton- food assistance, clothing, etc.- Must Ministries

Chatham County- daily meals for kids, summer program meals for kids- The Kids Cafe

Columbus- mail, phone, storage, transportation, etc.- Homeless Resource Network

Columbus- clothing, furniture- House of Mercy

Dacula- food pantry, home repair, etc.- Hamilton Mill United Methodist Church

Dacula- clothing vouchers- Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry

Dalton- daily meals- Providence Ministries Inc.

DeKalb County- food pantry- Hope House

DeKalb County- food pantry, educational services- Overcomers House

DeKalb County- emergency assistance- Partnership for Community Action Inc.

DeKalb County- food & energy assistance- Place of Englightenment

Dodge County- transportation- MGCAA

Duluth- food pantry, clothing- Care Pointe

Duluth- food assistance, emergency financial assistance, holiday programs, etc.- Duluth Cooperative Ministry

Evans County- daily meals for kids, summer program meals for kids- The Kids Cafe

Fayetteville- emergency assistance- Fayette Samaritans

Gainesville- daily meals, food distribution- Good News at Noon

Gainesville- hunger relief, workforce development, rent & utility assistance, etc.- The Compass Center

Grayson- food assistance, utility assistance- Southeast Gwinnett Cooperative Ministry

Gwinnett County- health & human services directory- Gwinnett Coalition for Health and Human Services

Gwinnett County- food pantry, educational services- Overcomers House

Gwinnett County- public transit- Park & Ride

Gwinnett County- emergency assistance- Partnership for Community Action Inc.

Gwinnett County- food assistance, energy assistance- Place of Englightenment

Gwinnett County- food bank, school book bag program, school supplies, holiday programs, etc.- Quinn House

Henry County- food pantry- Hope House

Jones County- transportation- MGCAA

Lawrenceville- food bank, utility assistance, clothing vouchers, etc.- Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry

Lawrenceville- job training, outreach program, domestic violence program- Nspire Outreach

Lawrenceville- food assistance, school supplies, etc.- Streetwise

Lawrenceville- food bank, food boxes, school supplies- The Quinn House

Liberty County- daily meals for kids, summer program meals for kids- The Kids Café

Lilburn- food assistance, school supplies, clothing, emergency funds, etc.- Lilburn Cooperative Ministry Inc.

Macon– daily meals, showers, laundry, etc.- DePaul

Macon- food pantry, sack lunches, clothing, laundry, showers, hygiene, etc.- Loaves and Fishes Ministry

Marietta- utility assistance, food bank, etc.- Marietta Homeless Authority

Marietta- daily meals, food pantry, clothing, etc.- Must Ministries

Metro-Atlanta area- furniture and household items- The Furniture Bank of Atlanta

Newnan- rent & utility assistance- One Roof

Newton County- food & energy assistance- Place of Englightenment

Norcross- food assistance, clothing, financial assistance, etc.- Norcross Cooperative Ministry

Peach County- transportation- MGCAA

Perry- financial assistance, utility assistance, transportation assistance, food boxes, etc.- Perry Volunteer Outreach

Pulaski County- transportation- MGCAA

Rockdale County- food pantry- Hope House

Rockdale County- emergency assistance- Partnership for Community Action Inc.

Rockdale County- food & energy assistance- Place of Enlightenment

Savannah- mobile food truck- America’s Second Harvest

Savannah- daily meals, clothing- Old Savannah City Mission

Spalding County- food pantry- Hope House

Statesboro- food pantry, food boxes- The Food Bank Inc.

Stockbridge- utility assistance- Samaritans Together of Henry County

Tattnall County- daily meals for kids, summer program meals for kids- The Kids Cafe

Telfair County- transportation- MGCAA

Thomasville- educational scholarship program- Community Foundation of South Georgia

Thomasville- rent & utility assistance, clothing, food assistance- The Salvation Army

Tucker- food pantry, housing & utility assistance, job and financial programs- Networks Cooperative Ministry

Twiggs County- transportation- MGCAA

Valdosta- clothing, laundry, showers, toiletries, etc.- LAMP

Villa Rica- clothing, food pantry, furniture/household items, etc.- Fullerville Mission

Walton County- food & energy assistance- Place of Englightenment

Warner Robins- emergency assistance, food assistance, clothing, utility assistance, etc.- MGCAA

Washington County- food assistance, clothing, furniture, etc.- Quinn House

Wayne County- daily meals for kids, summer program meals for kids- The Kids Cafe

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Support Groups

Support Info

National

National- CoAbode

National- Meetup

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom

County/City

Brunswick- Amity House

Cornelia- Circle of Hope

Columbus- Circles in Columbus

Rome- Hospitality House

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I don’t see my city?

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Putative Father Registry

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Adoption Law/Revocation

Law Info

The surrender shall be executed following the birth of the child.

A person signing a surrender pursuant to Code Section 19-8-4, 19-8-5, 19-8-6, or 19-8-7 shall have the right to withdraw the surrender by written notice delivered in person or mailed by registered mail or statutory overnight delivery within ten days after signing.

***Georgia law went into effect 9/1/18. Revocation period was cut to four days after signing TPR. There are no online codes updated at this time to link. ***

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End An Adoption Plan

If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator:

Saving Our Sisters

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Pay It Forward

If you have been a recipient of help, you know firsthand how essential volunteers and/or donations were to your success. Please consider volunteering for or donating to any of the vital organizations on this page.

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